6/01/2013 ~ "As mentioned in my previous post, there are many challenges associated with using GIS in historical research. One of these challenges, as Gregory and Ell (2008) observe, is that GIS software can be expensive. Fortunately, a number open source GIS software packages are available to users for free. To demonstrate how users can take advantage of open source GIS, I wrote a set of tutorials focusing on the open source GIS software MapWindow..."
Ten Influential HGIS Intellectuals - by James Dickson 6/04/2013